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: Morning on 3

Presented by Martin Handley.
7.00-8.00: Rosetti Bassoon Concerto in F
Debussy La Damoiselle Elue
8.00-9.00: Glinka Divertimento Brillante on themes from La Sonnambuta
Saint-Saens Violin Concerto No 3 in B minor


Presented By: Martin Handley.

: The Cowan Collection

Surprises and treasures from Rob Cowan 's record collection. Plus the recording of Rachmaninov's Second Piano Sonata recommended on yesterday's CD Review. Music also includes: Hanssen Valdres March
Boston Pops Orchestra, conductor Arthur Fiedler Bach Capriccio sopra la Lontananza del Suo Fratello Dilettissimo , BWV992
Wanda Landowska (harpsichord)
Handel Concerto Grosso in G, Op 6 No Academy of Ancient Music, director Pavlo Beznosiuk
Schumann Meine Rose , Op 90 No 2; Der Spielmann, Op 40 No 4
Hermann Prey (baritone), Karl Engel (piano)
Dvorak Slavonic Dance in E minor, Op 46 No 2 Bronislaw Gimpel (violin),
Wladyslaw Szpilman (piano)
Mozart Ach, ich leibte (Die Entfiihrung aus dem Serail, Act 1) Erna Berger (soprano), North West German RSO, conductor Hans Schmidt-Isserstedt Debussy, arr Kenton Claire de Lune Stan Kenton and His Orchestra
Von Einem Philadelphia Symphony Vienna Philharmonic Orchestra, conductor Zubin Mehta
Stephen Stubbs Improvisation I on the Folia Bass Teatro Lirico
Korngold Suite, Op 23 Benjamin Schmid and Hanna Weinmeister (violins),
Ouirine Viersen (cello), Silke Avenhaus (piano) Knut Nystedt Immortal Bach Ensemble 96
Tchaikovsky I Love You Dear beyond All Measure (The Queen of Spades, Act 2)
Pavel Lisitsian (baritone), Bolshoi Theatre
Orchestra, conductor Alexander Melik-Pasheyev


Unknown: Rob Cowan
Conductor: Arthur Fiedler
Unknown: Fratello Dilettissimo
Harpsichord: Wanda Landowska
Director: Pavlo Beznosiuk
Director: Schumann Meine Rose
Baritone: Karl Engel
Piano: Wladyslaw Szpilman
Soprano: Erna Berger
Conductor: Hans Schmidt-Isserstedt
Unknown: Stan Kenton
Conductor: Zubin Mehta
Conductor: Stephen Stubbs
Unknown: Benjamin Schmid
Violins: Hanna Weinmeister
Cello: Ouirine Viersen
Cello: Silke Avenhaus
Baritone: Pavel Lisitsian
Conductor: Alexander Melik-Pasheyev

: Private Passions

Michael Berkeley 's guest is the economist Alan Budd , Provost of Queen's College, Oxford. His musical passions include sacred choral works by Victoria, Bach, Samuel Wesley and Poulenc, as well as Beethoven's Spring Violin Sonata and Janacek's wind sextet Mladi.


Unknown: Michael Berkeley
Unknown: Alan Budd
Unknown: Samuel Wesley

: The Early Music Show

Palestrina and the Council of Trent. The mid-16th-century Council of Trent demanded simplicity in music from church composers, in order that the words might be heard clearly. Andrew Carwood shows Catherine Bott how Giovanni Palestrina met this challenge with musical mastery and his skill at word-setting. Producer Steve Portnoi


Unknown: Andrew Carwood
Unknown: Catherine Bott
Unknown: Giovanni Palestrina
Producer: Steve Portnoi

: Sunday Gala

Shostakovich Complete String Quartets
1/6. Stephanie Hughes introduces the first of this week's concerts from London's Wigmore Hall in which two young Israeli ensembles perform the full cycle of Shostakovich's string quartets. Aviv Quartet
Shostakovich String Quartets: No 7 Op 108; No 14, Op 142; No 2, Op 68
Series continues tomorrow and daily to Friday at 7.30pm


Introduces: Stephanie Hughes

: One Fine Day

2/3. Mid-Afternoon in Modena. Catherine Bott continues her day spent in the company of Italian soprano Mirella Freni, who reflects on some of the greatest moments in her career - in particular her long association with conductor Herbert von Karajan. Producer Chris Wines


Conductor: Herbert von Karajan.

: 3 for All with Brian Kay

Among this week's listeners' requests are Dvorak's Te Deum , a selection of songs from Gerald Finzi 's lyrical cycle Young Man's Exhortation, and - continuing this month's theme of patriotic music - Borodin's colourful Symphony No 2 in B minor. With Brian Kay.
PHONE: [number removed] (calls from land lines cost no more than 8p per minute) email via www.bbc.co.uk/radio3 Address:3 for All, BBC Wales, Cardiff CF5 2YO


Unknown: Te Deum
Unknown: Gerald Finzi
Unknown: Brian Kay.

: Music Matters

Petroc Trelawny looks at the film music of Bernard Herrmann , and at Tchaikovsky's
Eugene Onegin , as a new production is staged at the Royal Opera House. Producer Jeremy Evans


Unknown: Bernard Herrmann
Unknown: Eugene Onegin
Producer: Jeremy Evans

: Drama on 3: Swan Song

By Anton Chekov, translated by Michael Frayn.
An elderly Russian actor confronts his ghosts. Did he ever really have talent?


Author: Anton Chekov
Translated by: Michael Frayn.
The actor: Paul Scofield
The prompter: Alec McCowen
Director: Martin Jenkins

: Mozart Piano Sonatas

1/6. Fantasia in C minor, K396 Joho Pohjonen

: Drama on 3: The History Boys

Alan Bennett's new play on the subject of education, encompassing both the tussles of staff-room rivalry and the anarchy of adolescence. Adapted for radio by Richard Wortley from Nicholas Hytner's recent National Theatre production and performed by the original cast.

Alan Bennett writes for Radio Times: page 123 Frances de la Tour's big break: page 35


Author: Alan Bennett
Adapted by: Richard Wortley
Singer: Samuel Barnett
Pianist: Jamie Parker
Pianist: Tom Attwood
Producer: David Hunter
Director: Richard Wortley
Hector: Richard Griffiths
Irwin: Geoffrey Streatfeild
Mrs Lintott: Frances de la Tour
The Headmaster: Clive Merrison
Crowther: Samuel Anderson
Posner: Samuel Barnett
Dakin: Dominic Cooper
Timms: James Corden
Akthar: Sacha Dhawan
Lockwood: Andrew Knott
Scripps: Jamie Parker
Rudge: Russell Tovey

: Sunday Feature: Coming out of the Cold- the New Siberia

Siberia evokes images of frozen tundra, Cossacks, and gulags. But what is it like to live there? What does Siberia mean to Russia and how important is it for the future? Journalist Arkady Ostrovsky braves the cold to find out. Producer Anthony Denselow


Unknown: Arkady Ostrovsky
Producer: Anthony Denselow

: Andy Kershaw

Andy Kershaw presents a debut session from parlour guitarist Chris Joynes.


Unknown: Andy Kershaw
Guitarist: Chris Joynes.

: Composer of the Week:Ludwig van Beethoven (1770-1827)

1/5. Bonn. With Donald Macleod.
Symphony No 3 in E flat (Eroica) (1st mvt); Piano Quintet in E flat, Op 16; Piano Sonata in C, Op 53 (Waldstein) (3rd mvt) Repeated from Monday


Unknown: Donald MacLeod.

: Through the Night

With Jonathan Swain. Jorqen Emborg (piano), Danish
National Girls' Choir and the Diamond Ensemble conducted by Michael Bojesen perform music by Karin Rehnqvist , Franz Berwald , Michael Bojesen and Jorgen Jersild
2.24 Sibelius Symphony No 13.04 Bach Lute Sonata in G minor, BWVI001 3.29 Schumann Piano Concerto in A minor 4.03 Durante Concerto per Ouartetto No 4 in E minor 4.18 Strauss Dance of the Seven Veils (Salome)
4.29 Weber Grand Duo Concertant, Op 48 4.49 Dukas The Sorcerer's Apprentice 5.04 Klaml Intermezzo
5.09 Hoist This I Have Done for My True Love
5.15 Mozart Mentre Ti Lascio, 0 Figlia, K513
5.23 Debussy Des Pas sur la Neige 5.29 Liszt Romance Oubliée 5.34 Bruch Violin Concerto No 1 in G minor
6.05 Glinka Memories of a Summer Night in Madrid
6.15 Beethoven Piano Sonata in C sharp minor, Op 27 No 2 (Moonlight) 6.32 Weyse Symphony No 6 in C minor


Unknown: Jonathan Swain.
Piano: Jorqen Emborg
Conducted By: Michael Bojesen
Music By: Karin Rehnqvist
Music By: Franz Berwald
Music By: Michael Bojesen
Music By: Jorgen Jersild
Unknown: Bach Lute Sonata
Unknown: Strauss Dance

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